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skullnoun [C]

us   /skʌl/
the bones of the head that surround the brain, or infml someone’s mind or head: He fractured his skull in an automobile accident. infml Cartoons will fill your skull full of mush.
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skullnoun [C]

uk   /skʌl/ us   /skʌl/
C2 the bones of the head that surround the brain and give the head its shape: The soldiers discovered a pile of human skulls and bones.

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Translations of “skull”
in Korean 두개골, 해골…
in Arabic جُمْجُمة…
in Malaysian tengkorak…
in French crâne…
in Russian череп…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頭(蓋)骨,顱骨…
in Italian cranio, teschio…
in Turkish kafatası…
in Polish czaszka…
in Spanish cráneo, calavera…
in Vietnamese sọ, đầu lâu…
in Portuguese crânio, caveira…
in Thai กะโหลกศีรษะ…
in German der Schädel…
in Catalan crani…
in Japanese 頭蓋骨…
in Chinese (Simplified) 头(盖)骨,颅骨…
in Indonesian tengkorak…
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